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Dec 3, 2013 4:00am PST
visits the site of close friend paul walker's horrific death. >>> a big night in seattle on monday night football. and the angel of 9/11, the image causing quite a stir. "early today" starts right now. >>> this is "early today" for tuesday, december 3. >>> good morning, to you, i'm richard lui. we start with new information about the deadly train derailment in new york. the ntsb says the train was going 82 miles per hour. when it rounded a sharp curve and left the tracks. that's nearly triple the speed limit for that area. new video shows the moment after the accident. you can see the huge train cars flipped right on their side. >> this is raw data off of the event recorders, so it tells us what happened, doesn't tell us why it happened. >> when i heard about the speed i gulped. it sort of takes your breath away. there are two choices. one would be human error on behalf of the engineer and the other is mechanical error on the part of the locomotive. >> eyes are turning towards the engineer. william rockefeller told investigators that the brakes didn't work. but the train's black boxes re
NBC
Dec 9, 2013 4:00am PST
say a final good bye to actor paul walker. and a melee over a soccer match. we'll tell you when sparked it when "early today" returns in two minutes. >>> thousands of fans drove their souped up cars and signed final farewell cards on sunday for paul walker. a christmas tree stands at the site where he and a friend died in a car crash. >>> and the protesters toppled a statue and attacked it with hammers. protesters plarched through thailand's capital. >>> a soccer game was delayed more than an hour because fans were fighting each other. police used rubber bullets and tear gas. one injured person was airlifted to a hospital. >>> president obama and the first lady applauded five new honorees singer billy joel, herbie hancock, actress shirley maclaine and guitarist carlos santana. >>> now to business we turn to mary thompson. >> the markets look to add to gains as well as positive economic data over the weekend from china. despite friday's rally the dow and s&p did snap an eight week win streak. u.s. airways and american airlines will close the merger today creating the world's larg
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Dec 2, 2013 11:00pm PST
filing any criminal charges. >>> celebrities paying tribute to paul walker in the wake of that deadly car crash. vin diesel is breaking his silence. >>> also drone deliveries right to your door. amazon's bold new idea and why some say it's a plan that won't fly. >>> and a rescue in southern california after a woman is stuck between two buildings. we're back in two. >>> cybermonday clicked with shoppers. the latest numbers show that sales were up 19% over last year and they could go higher before the night is over. a third of the sales is done on mobile devices up 61% from last year. this cybermonday could be the biggest online shopping day in history. and that success has some retailers already considering turning cybermonday into cyberweek next year. >>> is it the next big thing? your holiday gifts delivered by a drone? amazon.com is pushing the envelope. but will the feds approve it? >> a drone soaring over a field, landing at a home and dropping a package ordered just 30 minutes earlier. c amazon.com is testing. reaction on twitter was immediate. a disaster waiting to happen. one u
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Dec 2, 2013 4:00am PST
fiery car crash that killed "fast & furious" star paul walker as reaction pours in. >>> plus, good news and bad news for black friday retailers. a minnesota man pays the price for making it snow. and is this the future of home delivery? "early today" starts right now. >> announcer: this is "early today" for monday, december 2nd. >>> good morning. we're going to begin with that deadly train derailment in new york. this morning, the death toll stands at four with dozens injured, some still in critical condition. all of this as investigators try to piece together what caused the train to jump the tracks. nbc's jay gray has the latest. >> reporter: this morning, investigators continue to work through the wreckage of a metro north commuter train in the bronx. >> our mission is to understand not just what happened, but why it happened. >> reporter: passengers say they sensed there was a problem as the train rumbled through the sharp turn at harlem and hudson river. about 20 minutes before the last stop at grand central station. >> it was going fast. it was flying. >> reporter: out of control
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Dec 2, 2013 6:00am PST
you very t(fámuch. >>> 6:05 now. this morning, a makeshift memorial is growing for paul walker as investigators try to pinpoint the cause of the crash that killed him. we have new video showing the memorial thatñr popped up atÑiÑ lightt( pole where a red porsch crashed and burst into flames ii valencia. he was the passier in the the car at the time of the crash. his friend was behind the wheel, alsoñ died. shards of glass and pieces ofe1 twisted metal are still scattered at the site. sheriff'slp deputies say speed likely a factor in that crash, but they've not said exactly how fast that car was going or if there was something in the road thatct(uáq" the drivert( of tha car to actually swerve, but it's amazing twp see. there was not left. very sad. very sad. >>> 6:06 thislp morning. let's check the weather. we give you a live look at downtown sant( jose. the 87 interchange with çó interstate 280. going to be cold. good morning.$&%5"dáqh it is. that's one of the ones thatfá tends to back up later in the nd now, themy commute isehñ back. 45Ñi degrees this morning. it's c
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Dec 2, 2013 5:30pm PST
all time? >>> when the news surfaced that paul walker had been killed in a car crash over this past weekend a lot of people wondered whether or not drag racing had been involved in the deadly accident. paul walker was a car guy best known for his work in the "fast and furious" movie franchise. tonight nbc news learned more details about the crash and just how fast the car in this instance might have been traveling. our story from joe fryer in southern california. >> reporter: investigators are looking at every possibility as they try to figure out what happened after actor paul walker got into the passenger seat of this red porsche and before he and driver roger rodas were killed in a fiery crash. tonight nbc news learned it was a single car crash and did not involve drag racing. it was a single car crash. the source said the car was driving 40 to 45 miles an hour when it came to a bend in the road where the speed limit drops to 15. the driver apparently lost control. we spoke today with paul walker's father who told us what he'll miss most about his son. >> the way paul gave me a h
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Dec 2, 2013 4:30am PST
indeed play a part in the fiery car crash that killed fast and furious star, paul walker. the 40-year-old actor had just left a charity event for his own disaster relief xdorganization, reach out jfworldwide, when the porsche he wasokcmz driving in rather was a passenger in, hit r into flames near los angeles on saturday. the driver was a friend ofe1 walkers. he was also Ñwr&led. fans and friends visited the site, leavingi] flowers. walker is survivedpc< by his 15-year-old daughter, meadow. ìá& "?ñ less. cnbc's washington bureau. >> how you doing,c scott? first, we've got lower after the market ended november on a high note. úq!"ujup  and posted eight straight. december is historically, the dow and second best for nasdaq and s&p. we get data later todayrpjzok manufacturingoke1 construction spending. a dowxd slipping 11 points. 5. the national retail federation says 141 people hit the stores this holiday weekend. up from 139 million last year. thanksgiving weekend last year. total spending for the ñrokÑit( hr(t&háhp &hc billion. however, that's down about 3% for last yea
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Dec 2, 2013 7:00am PST
, investigators determine speed played a re in the fiery car crash that killed actor paul walker as the photos emerges showing him getting in the car just minutes before the accident. >>> delivery by drone. on this cyber monday, amazon announces its next big idea to get packages to your doorstep. could the technology be here sooner than you think? and is it a good idea? >>> and best play ever. reaction still pouring in to what people are calling the greatest end to a sporting event in history. >> an answered prayer. >> so was it? the great debate today, monday, 3 f2nds and all o3 f2 f23 f23 f2 33 f2 >>> 3 f2 >>> era un hombre amistoso,3 f22 3 f23 c13 f23 f2 3 f2 f3 f2 >>> 3 3 f23 f2 3 f2 f23 f2 f2 f2 33 f2 3 c1 train. >> we want to take a second to remember one of our own. jim lovell. an audio technician part of our nbc family and part of every concert we had on the plaza. he was on his way into rockefeller center to rehearse and prepare for the lighting of the christmas tree when the crash happened. man that always did his job with grace even under extreme pressure. he was working tire
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Dec 1, 2013 11:00pm PST
upset. eshd cope them in our prayers. >> fans are mourning the death of paul walker tonight. he just attended a charity event called reachout worldwide when he died. they were raising money for typhoon leaf in the philippines. after the event, he was riding in his car when the driver smashed into a light pole and a try killing the fast and furious actor. fans came to pay their experesp. >> he was crying and had tears in his face. it was sad. >> i'm shocked. it's crazy that paul walker is in "fast and furious" and he races cars and ends up getting in a car accident. >> a mountain lion was sighted this morning in san mateo county. they are sometimes misreported with authorities discovering bobcats rather than mountain lions. animal advocates say a new law is about to go into effect, designed to protect and rescue mountain lions. this comes exactly a year after the controversial killing of two mountain lion cubs. the bill by san mateo senator jerry hill goes into effect on new year's day. we locate animals or chasing them from a residential area. rather than shooting or killing them. >>
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Dec 4, 2013 5:00pm PST
details about the car crash that killed popular actor paul walker. according to the coroner he died within seconds of saturday's crash. traumatic injuries and burns. the driver of that porsche, a friend of walker's died from the impact. questions have been raised whether the men could have been rescued. also today universal pictures shut down production of "fast & furious 7." much of the film has been shot but still a lot. >>> chris christie has friends in california and maybe some votes, as well. a new poll shows christie is viewed most favorably among the pack of republicans who may be favorable candidates in 2014. the conservative tea party as a drag on the gop and like christie for not embracing the movement. other republicans named to the poll were viewed as more unfavorable than favorable. senator ted cruz of texas and senator rand paul of connecticut. >>> santa clara wants to combine two proposed development projects into one. this includes the plans by 49ers legend joe montana. the sites would be next to levi stadium. montana's plan has a luxury hotel, office and entertainme
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Dec 4, 2013 4:00am PST
and that the health care system is no exception. >>> the results of actor paul walker's autopsy are expected to be released today. he and his friend were killed in a fiery and tragic car crash moments after this photo was taken of the "fast and furious" actor stepping into a 2005 red porsche. the autopsy would confirm it. investigators they they don't believe they were racing but speed is an issue of the crash. the production of "fast and furious" is on hold. we should mention universal pictures shares the same parent company as this network. >>> the piano man has a few more songs to play on that baby grand. billy joel will take up a monthly residence at madison square garden as the venue's first-ever music franchise. the legendary musician will play concert there once a month beginning january 14th and continuing indefinitely. joel's new new york state of mind makes residency at the garden even more of a special experience. >> i'm getting a lot of credit here for how good i'm supposed to be. but i think a good deal of it is from the audience that comes to the garden. it's a great a
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Dec 8, 2013 11:00pm PST
. >> well, a stae of fans gathered in southern california today to remember paul walker. nbc's kate larson has more from southern california. >> reporter: a parade of 2,000 cars and 5,000 fans lined the streets leading up to the site where paul walker and his friend were killed last weekend. >> we found at least 13 different facebook pages alone announcing people's intentions to come from at least five different counties as well as arizona, texas, nevada. >> fans paying tribute to the "fst and furious" star. parking lots were overflowing. 60 l.a. county sheriff's deputies and dozens of santa cla rita personnel redirected traffic and crowds. at least six cars were towed and 40 citations, mostly for parking, were issued today. >> considering the number of people who were here, we think that's pretty low. but what was unusual about this is we didn't have someone to talk to to help plan it with who's part of the event. dozens continue to stop bit the memorial tonight. >> i wanted to get out here, but there were so many people. but we just decided to wait. >> megan and her family were here for
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Dec 6, 2013 4:00am PST
a part from the porsche involved in the crash that killed paul walker. the suspect even posted photos of the roof panel you see here on-line bragging about that grab. >>> the navy announced a successful larchlg of a drone from a submerged submarine on thursday. the unmanned aircraft was -- it flew for several hours while transmitting live video. with that, we'll be right back. >>> the death of nelson mandela is being felt all around the world. joining me now for more on his life and leg as where i is u.s. congresswoman barbara lee of california joining us on the phone right now. representative lee, good morning to you. >> good morning, richard. >> thanks for stopping by. when you pushed for congress yam sanctions against south africa in 1986, did you think it would result in the mandela metamorphasis that we saw, he becoming what he did? >> i think that first it took a while for congressman -- i worked for him for 11 years, and he was a great statesman who knew that introducing the sanctions bill over and over and over again, i think about 12 times, that sooner or later -- pres
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Dec 4, 2013 4:30am PST
scene, the other diedt the hospital. >>> autopsy results for "fast and furious" star paul walker and his friend are expected to be released today. the l.a. county coroner had to use dental records to identify the two. speed was a factor. when the red porsche walker was a passenger in crashed into a light pole and tree before eventually bursting into flames in valencia. >>> still ahead on "today in the bay," mark jackson says it was the best game he's seen since coming to the bay area. we'll show you the warriors' remarkable comeback. >> i knew i should've turned the tv on. >>> 880 moves smoothly, we'll get the commute update, as well, and what you can expect in the tri-valley coming up. >>> welcome back, everyone. it's 4:54. the warriors are still riding high after one of their biggest wins in at least ten years. >> oracle fans treated to an historic comeback. in the third quarter to the toronto raptors, looked over for the warriors, then they climbed back. a series of three-pointers, golden state down, but just one point. curry follows it up with another three. the warriors go on to win
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Dec 2, 2013 11:00am PST
, new york. >>> this morning, a makeshift memorial is growing for paul walker as investigators try to pinpoint the cause of the crash that killed him. we have new video overnight showing the memorial that's popped up at light pole where a red porsche crashed and burst into flames in valencia. the "fast & furious" actor was a passenger in the car at the time of the crash. his friend, roger rodas, was behind the wheel and also died. shards of glass and pieces of twisted metal are still scattered at the crash site. investigators are still trying to figure out the cause of that fiery wreck. they say speed is likely a factor in the crash, but they've not said exactly how fast the car was going or if there was something in the road that caused the driver to swerve. >>> new details about a possible connection between a palo alto veteran being held in north korea and a once-secret operation during the korean war. merrill newman reportedly served in a secret unit during the war. information about the operation was was declassified in the early '90s when a retired colonel started writing a book
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Dec 5, 2013 4:00am PST
made famous by julie andrews. >>> some new information in the fiery car death of actor paul walker. according to the coroner's office, walker died of traumatic and thermal injuries. it was also announced wednesday that production of "fast & furious 7" has officially been shut down. >>> israeli actress known for her part in "the fast & furious" franchise will be playing wonder woman in 2013. >>> and nypd says thieves broke into a home of actress keri russell this week while she was sleeping. she woke up after hearing foot steps, called 911. two suspects are in custody right now. >>> rapper jay-z celebrated his 44th birthday wednesday by announcing he and his super star wife are going vegan for 22 days. although, he prefers to call it plant-based diet. >>> and remember heidi montag and spencer pratt? maybe you don't. "the hills" stars apparently are now broke after spending $10 million in just a few years. $30,000 shopping sprees and $10,000 dinners are evidently to blame. $10,000 for dinner? pratt's explanation, quote, we thought we were jay-z and beyon beyonce. >> they were lame then and they
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Dec 6, 2013 6:00am PST
at the site of that crash that killed paul walker. one man accused of stealing from the wreckage itself. >> and taking a live look outside again, sun coming up over the bay area. cold temperatures continue. a peek at the weekend forecast as well. a lot more news ahead. [ wind howling ] [ female announcer ] it balances you... [ water crashing ] ...it fills you with energy... and it gives you what you are looking for to live a more natural life. in a convenient two bar pack. this is nature valley... delicious granola bars made with the best ingredients in nature. nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> a happy and good morning to you. it's friday, it is a chilly friday. bundle up the kids and yourself this morning as we watch the sun rise over the bay bridge. 6:40 now.ice. we could learn today whether charges will be filed against a man accused of stealing some of the wreckage from the crash that killed paul walker. authorities say 18-year-old jamison whitey stole a piece of that as the gt was being towed from the crash scene saturday night. he was arrested yesterday after
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Dec 4, 2013 6:00am PST
paul walker. and a look at why that car in particular is so hard to handle even for experienced drivers. >>> plus, a sky diving stunt turns deadly in arizona. how a safe jump went horribly wrong in midair. why a 20-year-old tradition is getting a curfew. >> it's a cold start, bundle up, we'll be back in a minute. >>> good chilly wednesday morning, a look at oakland where it's close to 40 degrees, but we're also seeing 20s and 30s around the rest of the bay area. i'll have a look at your chilly forecast coming up. >> and we're looking at a chilly drive, as well. folks bundled up as they get in to their cars. crystal clear view of that high-rise, but over on the san mateo side, we have a warning from chp, might be some slippery conditions. we'll explain that coming up. >>> 6:13, your top stories. crews on the scene of an overnight fire of a mobile home park in san jose. right now, firefighters are searching for what's left of the home to make sure the elderly man who lived there was not inside. officials say his car is gone. they don't think he's home. but so far, they have not be
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Dec 8, 2013 8:30pm PST
their respects t actor paul walker and his çó friend, roger çórodas, at the se where thelp pair died in a car ( crash. the "fast and furious" star and his friu valencia when rodas crashed walker's porsche into a pole and then a tree. one fan says he met walker four years ago when he was working at a place that sold remote controlled cars. ífuz ended up walking up and just said hey, how are you doing? we kind of just started talking and he kind of just hung out for four hours. and then he ended up buying an rc car. ever since then he'd car,÷ me ad pretty cool. he was aok reallyok cool guy.
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Dec 5, 2013 7:00am PST
hour with a tragic death of paul walker. production on the next installment of his "fast & furious" is on hold. nbc's jason kennedy has the story. >> reporter: the initial autopsy findings reveal that paul walker died from combined effects of traumatic and thermal injuries and burns. the driver of that 2005 porsche roger rodas died from multiple traumatic injuries. last night, the cast and crew of "fast & furious" posted a tribute to the 40-year-old actor on facebook. >> the most important thing in life always are the people in this room. >> reporter: it came shortly after universal pictures nbc's sister company announced it would shut down production on "fast and furious 7" for a period of time. the franchise was expected to be released summer 2014 and while fans continue to pay tribute across the globe. walker is remembered by one couple in particular. >> we had gone to santa barbara for the weekend. i had just gotten back from iraq. i wanted to get away from it all. next thing i know i'm sitting next to paul walker. >> reporter: they met him shopping for a wedding ring. >> repor
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Dec 3, 2013 6:00am PST
could come in asw3 early as today forok paul walker. fans and costars continue to visit the site of the deadly crash. >> a of you showing the love that you have shown paul. it is going to stay with mefá forever. i just wanted to say thank you for coming down here and showing that angel up in heaven how much you appreciated him. >> that wasçó fast and furious n diesel speaking to fans near the light poll where the redfá porse crashed. they are looking into a tip that a car may have been drag racing just before the c!9ñ the driver was walker's friend. he was also killed on lpimpact. >>> we have new video for you this morning of a coast guard rescue. after reporting dehydration and stomach pain. a helicopter dropped in and >> cold weather on it'stñway, temperatures droppinge1 quicklyn the bay area. holidat3 shoppers prepare toe1 bundle up as a cold snap is intended to intensify. shelters aree1 also opening up. some people working outside are trying everything to stay warm. >> this year we finally have a little heatere1 down here but other than that there is a lot of just jumping
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Dec 2, 2013 5:00am PST
fastk and furious starx paul walker. the 40-year-old actor had just left a charity event for his own the 40-year-old actor had ju2Ñ passenger in hit a tree and a light pole. you can see just the destruction there, bursting into flames, near l.a. on saturday. the driver was a friend of walker's. he was also killed. crash site, leaving flowers az÷r candles. walker, surviveñrd by hisw3 15-year-old daughter. >>> crews are still working to right several cars of a 3wderad the carsÑi off the side. this is new video a couple of actually sitting right side up. meanwhile, the ntsb tweeted out alp picture of investigators carrying out the black box of the jfwreckage. data from it couldlp e%9 how it flew off the track. the train was traveling fromce1 poughkeepsie to manhattan an ok derailed whilei] rounding a rif ever riverside cur f. two of the cars laned on thb+% u(uq). >> hit the window.t( screaming and people crying out, to god and asking for their >> officials expect the investigation to take a week to transit officials say buses will be broughtu in to help. >>> a new meaning to
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Dec 3, 2013 2:05am PST
-- grabbing her neck to make her focus. >> make her focus? okay. >> this is sad. paul walker, if you're a fan of "fast & furious," died in a car crash. 40 years old. >> very sad. saturday, he and a colleague who also happened to have a performance car shop, they were taking a run down the street, speed was apparently a factor. they hit a utility pole. the car burst into flames, and unfortunately they were not able to get the two of them out. you know, his co-stars are devastated. vin diesel, one of them, saying it was like he lost a brother. his father just spoke and said -- this is a message for all of us. every time he saw him he told him he loved him and he returned it. that's where it hits home. devastating for the family and fans devastated. they were in production and were supposed to film today. but it's on hold. >> did this happen late at night? >> it actually happened at 3:30 in the afternoon. the porsche carerra g2 is a high-speed car and reportedly very difficult to control. it's light, and you can go very quickly very fast. it can be hard to control. it was a 45-mile-an-hour s
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Dec 7, 2013 2:05am PST
paul walker. ten years ago the fast and furious star was in a jewelry store where he overheard a soldier and his wife say they couldn't afford the wedding ring she wanted. the couple left only to be called back by a store employee. >> when we walked in, the clerk came out holding the bag and said here's your ring. it was bought and paid for in full. and i -- i just -- out of utter amazement and gratitude. sheer gratitude. >> that is such a lovely thing. and with his passing, the couple and store employees wanted people to know about his good deed. so what makes people want to perform random acts of kindness for others? and does it cause others to pay it forward? here to answer the questions are our psychologist dale atkins and laura shroth, the author of a great book called "the invisible thread." >> we both loved. >> we sure did. >> when i watch a piece of video like we've been showing, it makes you want to go out and do something. it triggers it, doesn't it? >> it does trigger it. what happens is we feel what that person feels. and you say if they can do it, i can do it. and yo
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Dec 6, 2013 6:00pm PST
. >> he was a gentleman. really kind man. >>> then, the eerie last photos of paul walker alive, in the porsche just before the crash. >> confirmed two fatalities. >> new police audio as walker's heartbroken mother emerges for the first time. >>> plus, race car queen, danica patrick, today on the lost video of paul, talking about her. >>> amanda bynes outf
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Dec 5, 2013 4:30am PST
, he's known for his action packed movies. many remember paul walker for his generosity. what he did for a southern california couple. >> welcome back everyone. good thursday morning to you. historic stosh may have found a way to stay. market book store workers will hold a news conference today to discuss details that could allow the store to stay at its current location. if the book store can raise 2.6 disease million by the end of february it can buy the building from the current owners. a nonprofit group has promised a $1.65 million loan. the book store hopes to raise the rest of the money through crowd sourcing. >> officials join regional medical center to rib in on the new tower at the hospital today. the new four-story tower features all private room and emergency room expansion, breast care center, intensive care center. it cost $350 million. the regional -- the ribbon cutting is symbolic. they are putting the finishing touches on the tower. won't be ready for patients until next month. >> investor carl icahn announcing a new proposal to apple shareholders. for that and the rest o
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Dec 4, 2013 5:00am PST
results for paul walker and his friend are expected to be released today. the los angeles county coroner had to use dental records to identify the two. sheriff's department says speed was a factor when that red porsche walker was a passenger in crashed into a light pole and burst into flames in valencia. >>> 5:45, officials do not expect the 23-year-old accused of opening fire inside l.a.x. to enter a plea at his first court appearance today. being held in federal custody in ranc irranch rancho. accused of wounding three others last month. fbi officials reportedly found a letter written by ciancia in which he believes his constitutional rights were being violated by tsa searches. >>> the highest ranking woman i the pentagon is probably someone you're somewhat familiar with even though you may not know her name. in the 1980s movie "top gun," she plays a flight instructor, well, turns out this is an actual real life woman. her real name is christine fox. fox just appointed by president obama as the acting deputy defense secretary, makes her the highest ranking woman in the pentagon. >> tha
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Dec 3, 2013 7:00am PST
new video this morning showing that fiery crash that killed actor paul walker as investigators work to piece together a cause. joe friar has the latest. joe, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. a law enforcement source tell nbc that according to the prelim investigation drag racing was not a factor. so the investigation continues as walkers costar make as surprising public appearance right here at the scene. new security camera video shows the moment of impact in the crash that killed paul walker and his friend. that spot was cleared last night and draped with a tent to make room for a private memorial. >> thank you for coming down here and showing that angel up in heaven how much you appreciated him. thank you. >> reporter: earlier his father opened up about the loss. >> when you look at paul, just his eyes, that's who he was. he couldn't hide what he has. >> reporter: movie fans will soon see a new side of walker in the mury "hours." he plays a father trying to keep his daughter alive after the hurricane katrina. some say it could have been a breakout performance. >> ultimate
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Dec 9, 2013 5:00am PST
hagel in washington. >> a sea of fans in southern california to remember paul walker. and an estimated 5,000 people met at the site where the star died in a car crash. the memorial was planned through social media. it was mainly a peaceful gathering police arrested one man after officials spotted him carrying a partly concealed loaded gun. police issued 40 citations for illegal parking. >> all of those candles. part of houston's astrodome came crumbling down. construction crews took down three of the towers. the four were constructed in 1968 to accommodate additionnal seating. the fourth will be brought down with demolition equipment. voters rejected a bond to save the astrodome. others are trying to make it, they were, a historical landmark. >> in a few hours we'll find huet the next inductees in the baseball hall of fame will be and three have ties to the oakland a's. the picks will be announced at 7:00. expansion era recognizes player, managers and long retired players who had a lasting impact. on the short list, former a's skipper tony la russa. he won with the cardinals and manage
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Dec 9, 2013 7:00am PST
very much. nine days after the tragic death of actor paul walker the tributes are still pouring in. quite a special one yesterday. >> that's right. this is the largest tribute yet for the actor. friends and families gathered for a memorial. >> reporter: thousands of fans lined the streets of los angeles near where the actor died over a week ago. >> i felt inspired by him. i felt like hi to come and pay my respects. >> reporter: fans watched as a parade of cars reved their engines in his memory. >> he had a big impact on the scar scene. him and the whole crew. without them the car scene wouldn't be what it is today. >> reporter: the sidewalks were covered with flowers, stuffed animals. paris hilton sent her well wishes by air and one of paul walker's cast mates showed up to remember his friend. >> i wish we could just remember what a great guy he was and celebrate his life. >> reporter: the event organized by fans and promoted on facebook drew so many spectators that the county sheriff's department issued a advisory. more than 1,000 cars cruised the streets in his memory where the l
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Dec 4, 2013 6:00pm PST
today. >> also, we have new details in the actor paul walker's death. we have a new report next. >>> still no sign in the search far silicon valley executive and his family has been called off for the night. his plane went down. dale smith parks his plane. kimberly, i understand we have new video of the search up north. we'll have the video in a couple of seconds. today's search wrapped up a couple of hours ago. still no search of survivors. but this search is set to resume bright and early tomorrow morning. >> it's been three days since dale smith and his family have been heard from. he was celebrating thanksgiving with his family. his wife posted this photo on her facebook account. about 125 miles northeast of boise, there was engine trouble. >> central idaho is very rugged as far as terrain goes. there's a lot of very steep mountains, many of the peaks go up to 8,000 or 9,000 feet in that area. >> today, the search and rescue party grew to 60 people and more aircraft were added to try to locate the missing plane. its emergency beacon has sent out a signal. >> it was a very fa
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Dec 2, 2013 6:00pm PST
children. >> heartwarming. >>> well, still ahead the fiery crash that killed actor paul walker. what nbc news has learned about whether drag racing played a role. >>> the search for answers after the horrific train crash in new york. tonight, how fast investigators say the train was going when it derailed. we'll have a live report. >>> and i'm janelle wang. a family is holding out hope tonight that a vice presidential trip could be the key to getting their loved one released from north korea. >>> and it's hard to believe, pope francis reveals what he used to do for a living. next in your "world tonight." >>> treading lightly. vice president joe biden is in asia tonight hoping to make progress on two sensitive topics. >> nbc bay area's janelle wang is here with our "world tonight." >> raj and jessica, one issue has local ties. vice president biden is expected to discuss the detainment of palo alto war veteran merrill newman in north korea. biden arrived there today. the white house has already issued a formal request for newman's release. the 85-year-old was detained in late october after
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Dec 5, 2013 5:00am PST
demanding better pay. >> plus, paul walker remembered not just for his acting but for is kind heart. the new report his yen rossty to a random couple. >> a live look at san jose, most people in the bay area waking up to freezing temperatures. >>> welcome back. fast food workers walking off the job demanding better pay. 100 cities expected to participate in today's strike including oakland. tracie potts is live in washington where corporations like mcdonald's say higher pay could put the workers' jobs at risk. good morning. >> reporter: they do, good morning in fact, the mcdonald's on jackson in oakland is going to see one of the protests today where workers in california are averaging about $9 an hour. organizers say many of them need public assistance like food stamps just to make ends meet. that's what this is about. they want the minimum wage raised to $15 an hour in their industry, but fast food chains, the national restaurant association say that could mean jobs could go away. the $15 jobs require different skills nan the lower paid jobs and so these workers, they argue, may ac
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Dec 5, 2013 11:00am PST
, and many are remembering paul walker for his generosity, including a random couple from california. a jewelry store associate from santa barbara says several years ago walker was shopping at the same time as a couple. the man was in the military and about to leave on his second tour of duty. they were shopping for an engagement ring. the woman fell in love with a nearly $10,000 set, but the couple couldn't afford it, so they leapt empty-handed. well, later that day the worker says walker called the store manager and bought the ring for the couple. he made the employees, though, promise not to tell the couple where that ring came from. the sales associate came forward just two days after walker died. >>> universal pictures has stopped production on the next installment of "fast and furious" indefinitely. this is video from "the fast and furious 6" that was just released in may. the seventh movie in the franchise is scheduled for release in july, but that certainly could be pushed back. >>> still to come, fast food workers on strike. why they are walking off the job this morning. >>>
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Dec 5, 2013 6:00pm PST
at 11:00. >>> now on "extra," the new paul walker controversy, investigators answer the claim that's paul trying to escape the wreckage. wary on the scene with breaking new details. >> the fast and furious star helping paul's family plan the memorial service. >>> then beyonce pays tribute to paul. >>> plus, new pics of paul's brother today at walker's house. will the family sue over the crash? >> the family is absolutely in their right to file a lawsuit. >>> tv chef nigella lawson grilled on the stand, months after these shocking choke photos. how nigel virginia going after her ex-husband's throat in court. >>> "gma's" amy row back back on the air, the first words about her life-saving breast cancer surgery and thery
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Dec 3, 2013 5:00am PST
results could comet in as early as today in the death of hollywood actor paul walker. this has fans and his costars continue to visit thee1 site of thefá deadly e+qash. >> all of the love that you have shown paul wille1 stay with me nr(t&hác thank you for coming down here and showinge1 that angel in hean how much you appreciated him. >> that was vinxd diesel speaki to fans near the light pole wheree1 thate1e1 porsche crashe1 burned. the driver was also killed on impact. >>> a woman thatted to be rescued afterxd she fell betwee an 18 inch space. the 28-year-old womant( fell 25 feet between thefá two building. she told them she was trying to jump from one roof to the other, she did not say why. she was seen speaking to e1 firefighters and appeared today be alert. they put her on ajf stretcher a she was lowered to the ground. >>> joe williamsok says he and another employee were works at reliant stadium in houston when they posed for a quick picture with brady on sunday. the two were almost fired immediately. but he says it's not the first time he posed with anfálp athle making their wa
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Dec 3, 2013 6:00pm PST
roof, please. >> it's dangerous. >> bye-bye. >>> now on "extra," paul walker's deadly crash caught on camera. the moment of impact, the new clues to what caused the wreck. is the answer on the car's black box? >>> vin diesel's emotional tribute to his "fast & furious" brother. >> a lot of you have showed up to show my brother love. i just want to say thank you. >> his family's candlelight vigil here at the crash site and the rumor that his family is calling a lie. >>> plus, paul's father on his final visit with his son. >> i says, paul, don't leave this life before me. >> walker in his own words about his daredevil side. >> i don't like playing life safe. >> was the porsche supercar too
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Dec 8, 2013 6:00am PST
out today for a tribute to "fast and furious" star paul walker. a memorial rally and car cruise is scheduled this afternoon in valencia, california in honor of the late actor. . walker was killed in a fiery car crash on saturday. >>> olympic gold medalist lindsay vonn returning to the sloping for a third day in a row. the schedule has her peaking just before the sochi olympics. she placed 11 during saturday's downhill race. it was an improvement from friday. >>> remember we told you yesterday about 23-year-old general far grat from boston, doesn't speak a leak of arabic, but entered the "arabs got talent" and was one of three finalists. she didn't win. she placed third. she considers the experience a success. i'm sure you're wondering who won, wait for it. it was a syrian dance troop. >> which one? >> sima. >> no, no. it wasn't the other one. >>> what do you call someone who makes the seemingly impossible possible? not our hair and makeup team with me every morning. what? the auburn football team. you remember last weekend auburn, impressing every fan and non-fan out there in a stu
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Dec 2, 2013 3:00am PST
crash that killed "fast & furious" star paul walker as reaction pours in. >>> plus, good news and bad news for black friday retailers. a minnesota man pays the price for making it snow. and is this the future of home delivery? "early today" starts right now. >> announcer: this is "early today" for monday, december 2nd.
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